Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War

By: Faust, Drew Gilpin

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2nd printing. Small stain to page 124. 2004 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. When Confederate men marched off to battle, southern women struggled with the new responsibilities of directing farms and plantations, providing for families, and supervising increasingly restive slaves. Drew Faust offers a compelling picture of the more than half-million women who belonged to the slaveholding families of the Confederacy during this period of acute crisis, when every part of these women's lives became vexed and uncertain.

Title: Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War

Author: Faust, Drew Gilpin

Categories: Biography,

Edition: 2nd Printing

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press: 2004

ISBN Number: 0807855731

ISBN Number 13: 9780807855737

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 2292387

Keywords: BIOGRAPHY CIVIL WAR,